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July 20, 2015

Regional Workplace Safety Summit August 19 in El Paso

AUSTIN, TX The Division of Workers’ Compensation is hosting a regional workplace safety workshop August 19 in El Paso to help employers learn how to avoid common workplace injuries and comply with federal safety requirements.

The workshop will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Region 19 Education Service Center, 6611 Boeing Drive. The cost is $50 per person, which includes coffee and snacks. Presentations will cover:

  • Components of an effective accident prevention program.
  • Guidance on complying with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) programs and training.
  • The latest information on safe work areas, construction requirements for exit routes, and how to develop effective emergency action plans and fire prevention plans.

Participants can find full course descriptions and register online on the Texas Department of Insurance website at www.tdi.texas.gov/wc/safety/regional.html. For more information, call (512) 804-4610 or email safetytraining@tdi.texas.gov.



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Last updated: 07/20/2015

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